Theoretical Condensed Matter Physics and Material Science: Nonequilibrium phenomena and strong electron correlations in bulk systems and nanostructures
Selected Recent publications:

A. RamirezTorres, V. Turkowski, and T.S. Rahman, “Timedependent densitymatrix functional theory for trion excitations: application to monolayer MoS2”, Phys. Rev. B 90, 085419 (2014).

V. Turkowski and M.N. Leuenberger, “Timedependent densityfunctional theory of excitonexciton correlations in the nonlinear optical response”, Phys. Rev. B 89, 075309 (2014).

V. Turkowski, T.S. Rahman, “Nonadiabatic TimeDependent SpinDensity Functional Theory for strongly correlated systems”, Journ. of Phys.: Cond. Mat. (Fast Track) 26, 022201 (2014) (Institute of Physics Select).

N. Nayyar, V. Turkowski and T.S. Rahman, “Optical Generation of Collective Plasmon Modes in Small Gold Chains Induced by Doping TransitionMetal Impurities”, Phys. Rev. Lett. 109, 157404 (2012) .

V. Turkowski, S. Babu, D. Le, M. K. Haldar, A.Wagh, Zh. Hu, A. S. Karakoti, A. Gesquiere, B. Law, S. Mallik, T.S. Rahman, M.N. Leuenberger, S. Seal, “Linkerinduced anomalous emission of organic moleculeconjugated metal oxide nanoparticles”, ACS Nano 6, 4854 (2012).

S. Kahle, Zh. Deng, N. Malinowski, Ch. Tonnoir, A. FormentAliaga, N. Thontasen, G. Rinke, D. Le, V. Turkowski, T.S. Rahman, S. Rauschenbach, M. Ternes, and K. Kern, “Addressing the Quantum Magnetism of Individual Manganese12Acetate Molecular Magnets Anchored at Surfaces”, Nano Letters 12, 518 (2012).

V.M. Loktev, V. Turkowski, “Possible hightemperature superconductivity in multilayer graphane: can the cuprates be beaten?”, Journ. of Low Temp. Phys. 164, 264 (2011).
 V. Turkowski, A. Kabir, N. Nayyar, and T.S. Rahman, “A DFT+DMFT approach for Nanosystems”, Journ. of Phys.: Cond. Mat. (Fast Track) 22, 462202 (2010) (Insitute of Physics Select).

V. Turkowski, A. Leonardo, C.A. Ullrich, “Timedependent densityfunctional theory approach for exciton binding energies”, Phys. Rev. B 79, 233201 (2009).

V.M. Loktev, V. Turkowski, “Suppression of the superconducting Tc in doped graphene due to thermal fluctuations of the order parameter”, Phys. Rev. B 79, 233402 (2009).

V. Turkowski, J.K. Freericks, “Nonequilibrium sum rules for the retarded selfenergy of strongly correlated electrons”, Phys. Rev. B 77, 205102 (2008) (Editor’s suggestion).

J.K. Freericks, V.M. Turkowski, and V. Zlatic, “Nonequilibrium dynamical meanfield theory”, Phys. Rev. Lett. 97, 266408 (2006).